Residents of Wyoming give high fives to a soldier at a local parade.

State Benefits

State Approving Agency (SAA)

“The Wyoming State Approving Agency for Veteran’s Education & Training is responsible for approving Wyoming education and training programs for GI Bill® eligibility. “GI Bill®” is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. Government Website.

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The benefits, programs, and services are provided by the State of Wyoming in order to supplement and complement those already provided to service members and veterans by the federal government.

WyNG Educational Assistance Plan (State Tuition)

The Wyoming National Guard Educational Assistance Plan provides assistance for qualified members of the Wyoming National Guard who enroll in institutions of higher education in the State of Wyoming.

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Military Assistance Trust Fund

The Military Assistance Trust Fund provides emergency monetary grants in support of service members and/or families whose financial hardship relates directly to state or federal military duty. Grant applications must be submitted to the affected service member’s unit for consideration.

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First Responder Retirement Contributions

The First Responder Fund provides payment of retirement contributions to a public or private retirement or pension system plan for any Wyoming resident whose primary occupation is that of a first responder while called into federal service on Title 10 orders.

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